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Tuesday, July 31,1979

Tuesday, July 31,1979

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1979 reg season 1979-07-31 Seattle Mariners 1 California Angels 8 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Dave Frost Rob Dressler -- 25,198 2:37
1979 reg season 1979-07-31 New York Yankees 7 Chicago White Sox 3 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Ron Guidry Randy Scarbery Rich Gossage 24,972 2:33
1979 reg season 1979-07-31 Boston Red Sox 10 Cleveland Indians 11 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Sid Monge Bill Campbell -- 0 3:30
1979 reg season 1979-07-31 Boston Red Sox 0 Cleveland Indians 3 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Len Barker Joel Finch Sid Monge 39,384 2:38
1979 reg season 1979-07-31 Toronto Blue Jays 5 Kansas City Royals 6 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Marty Pattin Jesse Jefferson Al Hrabosky 22,156 3:03
1979 reg season 1979-07-31 Baltimore Orioles 9 Milwaukee Brewers 5 box | pbp County Stadium Sammy Stewart Paul Mitchell -- 36,105 2:51
1979 reg season 1979-07-31 Minnesota Twins 1 Oakland Athletics 2 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Steve McCatty Geoff Zahn -- 1,763 2:07
1979 reg season 1979-07-31 Detroit Tigers 3 Texas Rangers 11 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Doc Medich Dan Petry -- 12,218 2:45
1979 reg season 1979-07-31 San Diego Padres 10 Atlanta Braves 3 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium John D'Acquisto Phil Niekro Mark Lee 9,501 2:48
1979 reg season 1979-07-31 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 Cincinnati Reds 6 box | pbp Cinergy Field Don Sutton Paul Moskau Dave Patterson 32,649 3:02
1979 reg season 1979-07-31 San Francisco Giants 4 Houston Astros 6 box | pbp Astrodome Joe Niekro Ed Whitson Bert Roberge 18,047 2:49
1979 reg season 1979-07-31 St. Louis Cardinals 0 Montreal Expos 5 box | pbp Stade Olympique Rudy May Silvio Martinez -- 21,486 2:03
1979 reg season 1979-07-31 Chicago Cubs 1 Philadelphia Phillies 4 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Nino Espinosa Mike Krukow -- 37,412 2:21
1979 reg season 1979-07-31 New York Mets 2 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Wayne Twitchell Bert Blyleven Ed Glynn 10,739 2:48
14 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 105 71 34 .676 0.0 518 389 129 W3 32-23 39-11 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 102 62 40 .608 7.5 543 439 104 L3 26-26 36-14 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 106 63 43 .594 8.5 525 446 79 L2 28-26 35-17 3 3 3 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 105 57 48 .543 14.0 473 430 43 W2 25-29 32-19 4 5 8 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 102 52 50 .510 17.5 501 495 6 L1 26-29 26-21 5 8 15 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 105 53 52 .505 18.0 478 520 -42 W10 24-29 29-23 6 9 16 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 106 32 74 .302 39.5 378 547 -169 L3 15-40 17-34 7 13 25 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 AL West California Angels franchise | log 107 61 46 .570 0.0 581 472 109 W1 27-25 34-21 1 4 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 103 55 48 .534 4.0 520 466 54 L1 29-23 26-25 2 6 10 -- dnq
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 104 55 49 .529 4.5 478 434 44 W1 22-24 33-25 3 7 12 -- dnq
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 104 52 52 .500 7.5 537 550 -13 W2 24-27 28-25 4 10 17 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 104 46 58 .442 13.5 480 509 -29 L6 26-24 20-34 5 11 21 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 108 45 63 .417 16.5 476 554 -78 L1 20-34 25-29 6 12 23 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 107 30 77 .280 31.0 368 605 -237 W1 11-40 19-37 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 100 57 43 .570 0.0 451 378 73 W2 23-27 34-16 1 1 5 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 103 57 46 .553 1.5 474 419 55 L1 30-22 27-24 2 3 7 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 100 54 46 .540 3.0 452 454 -2 L4 24-25 30-21 3 4 9 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 104 54 50 .519 5.0 458 465 -7 W2 23-30 31-20 4 6 13 -- dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 101 52 49 .515 5.5 463 446 17 L2 21-26 30-24 5 7 14 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 101 45 56 .446 12.5 383 432 -49 W1 20-33 24-24 6 10 20 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 108 61 47 .565 0.0 396 411 -15 W1 25-28 36-19 1 2 6 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 109 58 51 .532 3.5 503 458 45 L1 29-28 29-23 2 5 11 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 107 52 55 .486 8.5 499 492 7 L1 26-30 26-25 3 8 18 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 108 49 59 .454 12.0 416 452 -36 W1 19-31 30-28 4 9 19 -- dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 106 45 61 .425 15.0 490 519 -29 W1 17-38 28-23 5 11 22 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 107 43 64 .402 17.5 485 544 -59 L2 18-34 25-30 6 12 24 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Terry Humphrey -- Hist Released by Angels
Terry Humphrey California Angels Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)